Soubor sepulkrálních památek z 16. a 17. století v kostele sv. Kunhuty v Hostěradicích

Title in English A collection of sepulchres from the 16th to 17th century in St. Kunhuta's church in the village of Hostěradice


Year of publication 2015
Type Article in Periodical
Magazine / Source Studia historica Brunensia
MU Faculty or unit

Faculty of Arts

Web Digitální knihovna FF MU
Field Art, architecture, cultural heritage
Keywords sepulchres; inscriptions; Hostěradice; St. Kunhuta's church; epigraphy
Description This study analyses an epigraphic collection of 11 surviving sepulchres from the 16th to 17th century, located on the left under the choir loft in St. Kunhuta's church in the village of Hostěradice, district of Znojmo. Following lines bring information about their history (all original stations), descriptions of the individual monuments, the transliteration of the sepulchral inscriptions including a critical commentary. A summary of all the pieces of knowledge and their mutual comparison is presented in final part of the article. Special attention is also paid to the form of the inscriptions. The study is supplemented by selected photographs of the sepulchres.
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